• When one of the signatories to Power of Attorney dies

What happens to the nature and status of Power of Attorney when one of the signatories to the POA issued  to a builder ,dies? Revocation of POA?
Asked 3 years ago in Property Law from Kolkata, West Bengal
As soon as principal dies, the Power of attorney loses its effect.
Dhawal Bhandari
Advocate, Chandigarh
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it is necessary to go through the   clauses of POA . generally on death of principal POA ceases to be in force .
Ajay Sethi
Advocate, Mumbai
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Hi, as our brother advocate rightly said once principal dies, the power of attorney also gone.
Pradeep Bharathipura
Advocate, Bangalore
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On the demise of principal the POA ceases to exist, subject only to the clauses of the POA.
Ashish Davessar
Advocate, Jaipur
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